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Provides information on surgical technology as a career, nature of the work, working conditions, job outlook, and earnings from the Occupational Outlook Handbook.
Surgical Technologist Careers
An overview from All Allied Health Schools on what it takes to become a Surgical Technologist.
Information from the O*Net Online.
Association of Surgical Technologists
The Association of Surgical Technologists (AST) was established in 1969 with the mission of ensuring quality patient care. Today, AST is proud to acknowledge more than 40,000 members and represents the interests of more than 80,000 practitioners nationwide.
Association of periOperative Registered Nurses
The Association of periOperative Registered Nurses (AORN) was founded in 1949 to establish a national community for operating room nurses who sought to share best practices for patients undergoing surgery.
The National Board of Surgical Technology and Surgical Assisting
The mission of the NBSTSA is to provide professional certification of surgical technologists (CST) and surgical first assistants (CSFA), thus promoting quality patient care in the surgical setting.